Chicago: Retro wrap showcases Metra locomotive history

By Dennis Sullivan, Chicago Tribune, September 29, 2017

South suburban commuters have had the opportunity recently to take a train back to the days of disco. In some cases, they’ve been doing it all along.

Metra recently unveiled a new paint job on one of its locomotives that might look familiar to longtime riders. That’s because it’s the original paint job from when the bulk of the passenger rail service’s power engines were put into service.

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